A little over a year ago, she became sick with what she thought was strep throat, but in only a few weeks, her symptoms escalated into something much more serious.
More children are ending up in hospital for flu-related illnesses as two types of influenza hit Canada at once, according to a new report. This week's FluWatch report from the Public Health Agency of
I am a family physician from Halifax, in my second year of practice. I recently attended the panel discussion at the CBC delving into the family doctor shortage in Nova Scotia.
No one wants to see the inside of an emergency room or medical centre, but few people avoid occasional visits to the ER. When such situations arise, a top-notch trauma team can make all the difference